Finance Ministry outlines government bond issue for 2018

Economy July 17, 2017 18:05

By The Nation

The Public Debt Management Office (PDMO) of the Finance Ministry plans to issue government bonds worth up to Bt300 billion in the year 2018 after issuing Bt90 billion this fiscal year.

The interest rate on government bonds issued this year has reduced from an average 4.01 per cent to 3.52 per cent, and loan periods have extended, PDMO’s bond market advisor Theeraj Atanavanich said on Monday.